Daily Archives: March 11, 2022, 2:27 pm

SEC Awards Approximately $14 Million to Whistleblower

“Whistleblowers can play a critical role in an investigation,” said Creola Kelly, Chief of the SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower. “Here, the whistleblower posted a research report online outlining the allegations against the company and its officer and also, importantly, took expeditious steps to provide this information to the Commission. This case demonstrates the importance of whistleblowers reporting directly to…

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The SEC’s Former Head of Internet Enforcement Fears How the Crypto Story Ends

President Joe Biden signed an executive order Wednesday to develop a plan to regulate the cryptocurrency industry while still allowing for innovation. The news was cheered among many in the crypto world, who saw it as further proof that the industry would be accepted by mainstream institutions and no longer struggle with legal ambiguity. Stark, for his part, had a…

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